The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables. Our selection is ever changing. Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table. Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk. We will provide a donation receipt upon request.
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.
Mildred Stevens Williams
2916 Sennebec Road
Appleton, ME 04862
Do you like Cribbage? Or want to learn to play?
We are looking for a group of players interested in a regular game! Please contact us!
Tue: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
& 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings. Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue.
Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift. Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.
Gifts to the Library
The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.
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Call for Art: local artists interested in displaying at Appleton Library, please let us know! 785-5656
Tuesdays, September 4, 11, 18 & 25, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Yoga with Kyla. Tuesday evenings, Kyla Cech will offer yoga classes in our meeting room. First class is free and subsequent classes are $10 or in trade. Please bring a mat.
Thursdays, September 6, 13, 20, 27, 6–8 pm: Tech Assist. Thursday evenings, we are available to assist with basic computer & phone questions.
Thursday, September 13, 6–8 pm: Family Game Night. Bring your family and friends to enjoy fun games on the 2nd Thursday each month! Feel free to bring a favorite game to share.
Tuesday, September 18, 3:00 - 4:00 pm: Fiber Arts Tuesday. Come and stitch with us.
Thursday, September 20, 6:30 - 8:00 pm: 3rd Thurs Talk: Steve Lindsay, Granite Industry. Steve Lindsay on the granite industry in Maine. Steve is a sculptor from St. George who works with wood and granite. People who have seen this presentation say it’s not to be missed!
(Postponed) Wednesday, September 26: Making Floorcloths with Jackie. RSVP required.
Saturdays, 10:30 am: Storytime for children of any age!